CalendarPast Events

  • Wreath made of human hair.
    Mar 13 2019 12:00 pm to 12:30 pm

    MAR 13 Gallery Talk: #5WomenArtists

    No Reservations Required. Our gallery talk series celebrates Women's History Month with a discussion led by NMWA Curatorial Assistant Hannah Shambroom.
  • Composite of the three authors headshots and the Pen Faulkner logo, which is text on top of a quill pen
    Mar 10 2019 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

    Cultural Capital: Fantastic Women

    Reservations Required. Part of PEN/Faulkner’s Literary Conversations series, “Fantastic Women” celebrates women writers who use elements of the fantastic in their fiction.
  • A group of female visitors look slightly upwards, smiling and taking in an oversized photograph of a church interior.
    Mar 08 2019 10:00 am to 8:00 pm

    International Women’s Day 2019

    No Reservations Required. Celebrate International Women’s Day with extended museum hours and free gallery talks.
  • Four abstract circular forms in vibrant neon colors.
    Mar 07 2019 5:00 pm to 8:30 pm

    Phillips after 5: Mujeres Radicales (Radical Women)

    Reservations Advised. On the eve of International Women's Day, learn all about female artists and activists at The Phillips Collection.
  • Glazed ceramic dog statue covered in form-fitting layer of handmade crocheted doilies stitched together.
    Mar 06 2019 12:00 pm to 12:30 pm

    MAR 06 Gallery Talk: #5WomenArtists

    No Reservations Required. Our gallery talk series celebrates Women’s History Month with a discussion led by NMWA Associate Curator Virginia Treanor.
  • Multicolor T-shaped textile pieced together with straight and curvy stitches.
    Mar 03 2019 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

    Tour: Fierce Women 2.0

    No Reservations Required, but space is limited. Attend a free drop-in tour celebrating the “fierce women” who blazed trails as artists, activists, and innovators.
  • Etching of a female lawyer protesting with a police helmet above her. Drawings of fish surround her in a circle, pointing toward the helmet in the center, and a golden ring encircles everything.
    Mar 03 2019 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm

    Free Community Day: March

    No Reservations Required. The first Sunday of the month is Community Day at NMWA—enjoy free admission to the museum all day!
  • Detail of a print showing a watercolor sketch of a woman on her knees bending backwards and looking up at a hovering dragon with a long tail.
    Feb 27 2019 12:00 pm to 12:30 pm

    FEB 27 Gallery Talk: Ambreen Butt

    No Reservations Required. NMWA Assistant Curator Orin Zahra leads this 30-minute thematic gallery talk.
  • Abstract painting of vertical stripes in a rainbow of colors. The columns are broken into rectangles by horizontal white brush strokes.
    Feb 20 2019 12:00 pm to 12:30 pm

    FEB 20 Gallery Talk: Collection Sampler

    No Reservations Required. NMWA Senior Educator Adrienne L. Gayoso leads this 30-minute thematic gallery talk.
  • An open Sammys book next to a plate of food and glass of juice.
    Feb 14 2019 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm

    Book Launch with Homie House Press

    No Reservations Required. Celebrate "Palentines" Day with the launch of Homie House Press's first hardback book Sammys.
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